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Is Your Site
Susceptible to
Cyber Threats?
Find this infographic
A BETTER TITLE for this article might have been
from Indegy, along with
"How Prepared Are Your Operations for Cyber
related content, at info.
indegy.com/infographAttacks That Are Bound to Come?" It wouldn't be
ic-industrial-controlsurprising if you were to answer, "not as much as we
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should be." You're not alone in that regard.
A case in point is a recent survey involving nearly
100 executives of critical-infrastructure organizations, conducted by
cybersecurity leader Indegy, New York (indegy.com). While responding
organizations may have made significant investments to secure their IT infrastructures, they don't seem to have fully addressed threats to operational
technology (OT) environments.
Indegy's research underscores lack of preparedness in several key sectors,
including energy, utilities, and manufacturing. Among the findings:
 35% of respondents said they have little visibility into the current state
of security within their environment, while 23% reported they have no
visibility.
 63% claimed that insider threats and misconfigurations are the biggest
security risks they currently face.
 57% said they are not confident that their organization and other
infrastructure companies are in control of OT security.
Meanwhile, according to the survey, 44% of respondents cited plans
to increase industrial-control-system (ICS) spending in the next 12 to 24
months, with 29% reporting they were not sure.
For more information about critical infrastructure and industrial security threats, visit indegy.com/resources. EP
- Jane Alexander, Managing Editor

Indegy, New York (indegy.com), protects Industrial Control Systems
(ICS) used in critical infrastructure, utilities, and manufacturing industries
against operational disruptions caused by external and internal threats.

MAY 2018

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Efficient Plant May 2018

Editorial
Implementations
Six Steps That Cut Costs
Educating Work-REady Students
Revisiting Benefits Of A CMMS
Lube Safety Comes In Threes
SAP: What Does This SAP Error Mean?
Are Your Electrical Workers Qualified?
Is Your Site Susceptible To Cyber Threats?
Pinpoint Funny Motor-Ground Currents
Properly Select Pressure-Relief Valves
On The Floor
Solution Focus
Products
Index
Showcase
Seeking Reliability
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Implementations
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Six Steps That Cut Costs
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Educating Work-REady Students
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Revisiting Benefits Of A CMMS
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Lube Safety Comes In Threes
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - SAP: What Does This SAP Error Mean?
Efficient Plant May 2018 - Are Your Electrical Workers Qualified?
Efficient Plant May 2018 - Is Your Site Susceptible To Cyber Threats?
Efficient Plant May 2018 - Pinpoint Funny Motor-Ground Currents
Efficient Plant May 2018 - Properly Select Pressure-Relief Valves
Efficient Plant May 2018 - On The Floor
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Solution Focus
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Products
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Efficient Plant May 2018 - Index
Efficient Plant May 2018 - Showcase
Efficient Plant May 2018 - Seeking Reliability
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